Mayoral Candidates Talk Education At Teachers' Union ForumSix mayoral candidates touted their education policies Saturday at a panel hosted by the United Federation of Teachers.
Publisher Tom Allon Purchases News Organization, Drops Out Of Mayoral RaceThe former Democrat had switched parties for his attempt to make it to the 2013 general election ballot.
Billionaire John Catsimatidis Officially Enters NYC Mayor's RaceThe Republican joins an increasingly crowded field of GOP, Democratic and other candidates seeking to succeed the term-limited, Democrat-turned-Republican-turned-independent billionaire Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
New Poll Mixed News For Mayoral Hopeful Joseph LhotaAt 23 percent in the latest Quinnipiac University poll, Lhota would handily beat all other Republican challengers for the nomination. But the good news for him could stop there, according to Quinnipiac's Maurice Carroll.
MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota Resigning To Explore NYC Mayoral BidWednesday marked Joe Lhota's last board meeting as the chairman of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. He’s resigning effective Dec. 31 to mull a run for mayor as a Republican.
Sources: MTA Chairman Joe Lhota To Run For New York City MayorLhota, who took over as the head of the MTA earlier this year, had been mulling a run for some time, but it appears his stock soared with the public due to his handling of Hurricane Sandy, pushing him to throw his hat in the ring.
Will Joe Lhota Run For Mayor? Giuliani Says MTA Chair 'Exactly What NYC Needs'There is heavy-hitting support for MTA Chairman Joe Lhota, a man who got high marks for his handling of Sandy.